Tag: PARLIAMENT

Joint session of Parliament to be held on Thursday

ISLAMABAD: The joint session of the Parliament will be held on Thursday, September 12 at 5 p.m. President of Pakistan Dr Arif Alvi has summoned both...

NA joint session adjourned after opposition creates ruckus in Parliament

National Assembly Speaker Asad Qaiser adjourned the joint session on Tuesday for a short period after the opposition lawmakers created a ruckus in the Parliament. The...

Joint sitting of Parliament to be held today to devise strategy on Kashmir

ISLAMABAD: Deputy Speaker National Assembly Qasim Khan Suri Monday announced that a joint sitting of Parliament would be held on Tuesday at 11 am to...

UK’s Conservatives say new PM in place by July 20

LONDON: Britain's governing Conservatives said Friday that Theresa May's successor as party leader and prime minister was expected to be in place by parliament's summer...

Last hurdle for EU copyright reform in European Parliament

STRASBOURG: The European Parliament will vote Tuesday on controversial copyright reforms championed by news publishers and the music business but criticised by big tech and...

UK parliament to hold emergency debate on Brexit on Wednesday

LONDON: Britain's parliament will hold an emergency debate on Wednesday on Prime Minister Theresa May's decision to request a three-month delay to Brexit, the speaker...

Pakistan releasing Indian pilot tomorrow as peace gesture: PM Imran Khan

  Making it clear to India that Pakistan’s efforts for de-escalation should not be considered as weakness, Prime Minister Imran Khan said on the floor of the parliament...

Opposition stands with govt but opposes its participation in OIC

Opposition Leader in the National Assembly, Shehbaz Sharif said that while the opposition stands with the government and nation, it was not acceptable to the...

Asad Qaiser to run parliamentary affairs under constitution

ISLAMABAD: Speaker National Assembly Asad Qaiser Saturday said the parliamentary affairs would be run under the constitution as he was the custodian of the whole...

Shafqat Mahmood calls out PPP for their ‘misplaced protest’ in NA over Durrani’s arrest

    Amid the opposition's cries of 'black law' during National Assembly session on Thursday, Education Minister Shafqat Mahmood called the protest of Pakistan Peoples Party (PPP)...